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Pamprin Cramp Menstrual Pain Relief (Chattem, Inc.)

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Complete Pamprin Cramp Menstrual Pain Relief Information

  • SPL UNCLASSIFIED SECTION

    Drug Facts


  • Active ingredients

    (in each caplet)

    Acetaminophen 250 mg

    Magnesium salicylate (NSAID*) 250 mg


  • Purposes

    Pain reliever


  • Active ingredients

    (in each caplet)

    Pamabrom 25 mg


  • Purpose

    Diuretic

    *nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug


  • Uses

    for the temporary relief of these symptoms associated with menstrual periods:

    • cramps
    • headache
    • backache
    • water-weight gain
    • bloating
    • muscular aches

  • Warnings

    Reye’s syndrome: Children and teenagers who have or are recovering from chicken pox or flu-like symptoms should not use this product. When using this product, if changes in behavior with nausea and vomiting occur, consult a doctor because these symptoms could be an early sign of Reye’s syndrome, a rare but serious illness.

    Allergy alert: Magnesium salicylate may cause a severe allergic reaction which may include:

    • hives
    • facial swelling
    • asthma (wheezing)
    • shock

    Liver warning: This product contains acetaminophen. Severe liver damage may occur if you take

    • more than 8 caplets in 24 hours, which is the maximum daily amount
    • with other drugs containing acetaminophen
    • 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this product

    Stomach bleeding warning: This product contains an NSAID, which may cause severe stomach bleeding. The chance is higher if you

    • are age 60 or older
    • have had stomach ulcers or bleeding problems
    • take a blood thinning (anticoagulant) or steroid drug
    • take other drugs containing prescription or nonprescription NSAIDs [aspirin, ibuprofen, naproxen, or others]
    • have 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this product
    • take more or for a longer time than directed

    Do not use
    • if you have ever had an allergic reaction to any other pain reliever/fever reducer
    • with any other drug containing acetaminophen (prescription or nonprescription). If you are not sure whether a drug contains acetaminophen, ask a doctor or pharmacist.

    Ask a doctor before use if
    • you have liver disease
    • the stomach bleeding warning applies to you
    • you have a history of stomach problems, such as heartburn
    • you have high blood pressure, heart disease, liver cirrhosis, or kidney disease
    • you are taking a diuretic

    Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use

    if you are taking a prescription drug for gout, diabetes or arthritis

    Stop use and ask a doctor if
    • an allergic reaction occurs. Seek medical help right away.
    • you experience any of the following signs of stomach bleeding:
      • feel faint
      • vomit blood
      • have bloody or black stools
      • have stomach pain that does not get better
    • redness or swelling is present
    • new symptoms occur
    • pain gets worse or lasts more than 10 days
    • fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days
    • ringing in the ears or loss of hearing occurs

    If pregnant or breast-feeding,

    ask a health professional before use. It is especially important not to use magnesium salicylate during the last 3 months of pregnancy unless definitely directed to do so by a doctor because it may cause problems in the unborn child or complications during delivery.

    Keep out of reach of children.

    In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away. Quick medical attention is critical for adults as well as for children even if you do not notice any signs or symptoms.


  • Directions

    adults and children 12 years and over:

    • take 2 caplets with water every 6 hours as needed
    • do not exceed 8 caplets in a 24 hour period or as directed by a doctor
    • do not use more than directed (see warnings)

    children under 12 years: ask a doctor


  • Other information

    each caplet contains: magnesium 20 mg


  • Inactive ingredients

    carnauba wax, corn starch, croscarmellose sodium, crospovidone, FD&C blue #1, hypromellose, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, polysorbate 80, povidone, propylene glycol, silicon dioxide, stearic acid, titanium dioxide (224-181)


  • PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL

    Maximum Strength
    Pamprin®
    CRAMP FORMULA

    for Complete Relief of

    ● Cramps ● Headache
    ● Bloating ● Backache
    Menstrual Pain Relief

    Caffeine Free with
    Pamabrom 16 Caplets
    See new warnings information -

    Acetaminophen & Magnesium Salicylate (NSAID)

    PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL
Maximum Strength Pamprin® Cramp Formula


  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    PAMPRIN CRAMP MENSTRUAL PAIN RELIEF 
    acetaminophen and magnesium salicylate and pamabrom tablet
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:41167-3002
    Route of Administration ORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    ACETAMINOPHEN (UNII: 362O9ITL9D) (ACETAMINOPHEN - UNII:362O9ITL9D) ACETAMINOPHEN 250 mg
    MAGNESIUM SALICYLATE (UNII: 41728CY7UX) (SALICYLIC ACID - UNII:O414PZ4LPZ) MAGNESIUM SALICYLATE 250 mg
    PAMABROM (UNII: UA8U0KJM72) (BROMOTHEOPHYLLINE - UNII:FZG87K1MQ6) PAMABROM 25 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    CARNAUBA WAX (UNII: R12CBM0EIZ)  
    STARCH, CORN (UNII: O8232NY3SJ)  
    CROSCARMELLOSE SODIUM (UNII: M28OL1HH48)  
    CROSPOVIDONE (UNII: 2S7830E561)  
    FD&C BLUE NO. 1 (UNII: H3R47K3TBD)  
    HYPROMELLOSES (UNII: 3NXW29V3WO)  
    MAGNESIUM STEARATE (UNII: 70097M6I30)  
    CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE (UNII: OP1R32D61U)  
    POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS (UNII: 3WJQ0SDW1A)  
    POLYSORBATE 80 (UNII: 6OZP39ZG8H)  
    POVIDONE (UNII: FZ989GH94E)  
    PROPYLENE GLYCOL (UNII: 6DC9Q167V3)  
    SILICON DIOXIDE (UNII: ETJ7Z6XBU4)  
    STEARIC ACID (UNII: 4ELV7Z65AP)  
    TITANIUM DIOXIDE (UNII: 15FIX9V2JP)  
    Product Characteristics
    Color WHITE Score no score
    Shape OVAL Size 20mm
    Flavor Imprint Code PAMPRIN
    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:41167-3002-1 1 in 1 CARTON 01/01/1983
    1 16 in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINAL part343 01/01/1983
    Labeler - Chattem, Inc. (003336013)